Guides + Worksheets

Downloadable Guides by Gallery

Explore the Museum with students and chaperones on your own. Book a self-guided visit, then download and print out the following materials to use at the Museum.

 

Core Galleries

Gallery of California Art Guide
For Grades 3–5
Download a written guide that you and your chaperones can use to help students explore the Gallery of California Art on your own.

Gallery of California History Guide
For Grades 4–11
Download a written guide that you and your chaperones can use to help students explore the Gallery of California History on your own, and download worksheets for use in the Gallery.

Gallery of California Natural Sciences

To visit this Gallery with your class, register for a self-guided tour (booking opens September 6).

 

Special Exhibitions

Use the self-guided materials below to explore these special exhibitions.

Of Dogs and Other People: The Art of Roy De Forest
April 29, 2017–August 20, 2017

Download an interactive exhibition guide to help students and other visitors look more closely throughout this imaginative art exhibition.

Question Bridge: Black Males
September 29, 2017–February 25, 2018
Self-guided visits to this special exhibition may be scheduled for Wednesdays through Fridays at 10:00 am and 10:30 am.

Download materials to help students and teachers explore issues of identity through dialogue and connections to other OMCA resources.

  download teacher guide PDF

  download student guide PDF

Additional materials to inform your self-guided visit are available upon request. See Teacher Resources for more information.

Read more about reserved self-guided visits.

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